The Ladysmith Festival of Lights – Light-up takes place on the last Thursday of November. This year marks the 25th anniversary of the event, and will take place on Thursday, November 29, 2012.
This is a fun filled spectacular evening of festivities for the entire family, starting with the community spaghetti dinner and craft fair at 3:00 p.m. Other activities include street entertainment, food concessions, Santa visits to light up Ladysmith, Kinsman Parade, and spectacular firework display.
For details and schedule of the event, visit www.ladysmithfol.com
The Festival of Lights extends from the last Thursday in November to the first Sunday in January; during which Ladysmith comes alive with festive street decorations and shimmering lights in celebration of Christmas.
During the Light-Up ceremony on November 29th, there will be no parking along the highway, and 1st Avenue will be closed to traffic from 2:00 p.m. until light-up. If needed, we can provide complimentary drop-off and pick-up for guests staying at our B&B for the night.
The Festival of Lights usually attracts thousands of visitors, many from out of town. To secure a room, please make your reservation early.